Spring 2013

What's Happening @ Elon

The Martha & Spencer Love School of Business

Elon’s School of Business is home to 249 undergraduates, 80 graduate students and programs that are nationally recognized for excellence. The school is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the premier worldwide accrediting agency of collegiate business schools and accounting programs. Less than 5 percent of the world's business schools have received AACSB accreditation.

Bloomberg Businessweek ranks Elon’s undergraduate business program among the top 50 in the nation.


  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • International Business
  • International Economics
  • Marketing
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Management


A Masters of Business Administration degree is also offered. Elon's MBA program is ranked the #1 part-time program in the nation by Bloomberg Businessweek. The same dedicated faculty who teach MBA students also teach in the undergraduate program.


To provide exceptional learning experiences that facilitate the transformation of students into knowledgeable, responsible business professionals and leaders who make a difference in their professions, their organizations, and the global economy.

Hands-on learning

A business dual degree program is offered in partnership with the top-ranked European School of Business at Reutlingen University in Germany and with Reims School of Management in France. Participants receive degrees from both institutions in four years. Elon students spend their first two years studying at Elon and their last two abroad, while the reverse is true for European students. Students will be fluent in English and either German or French and will learn how to be successful in a foreign business environment while gaining the knowledge, skills and abilities mastered by traditional business students.

The Doherty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership provides opportunities to network with corporate leaders and special academic projects that prepare students to launch their own enterprises. For example, each year the center sponors the Elon Innovation Challenge, a creativity competition held in conjunction with the Stanford Global Innovation Tournament.

The Chandler Family Professional Sales Center helps students jump-start sales careers through participating in national sales competitions, workshops led by high-profile executives and a curriculum focused on marketing and selling.

Track the markets in the William Garrard Reed Finance Center, which simulates a stock trading room with flatscreens that delivery financial news and an electronic stock crawl with real-time data from global markets.

Learn more about...

Undergraduate degree programs

Career and internship support

Business Fellows

Student Organizations

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Admissions Calendar

Spring 2014
May 1 Deadline for $500 enrollment deposit ($300 for commuter students)
June & July

First-Year Summer Experiences

Adventures in Leadership: June 28- July 3 and July 6-11

Discovery:  June 22-28

PreSERVE: June 13-19

Live the Maroon Life: July 13-18

Chapter One: A Creative Writing Workshop: July 6-11

Roots: June 19-24

Fall 2014
Aug. 22 Move-in day/new student orientation begins
Aug. 23 Registration
Aug. 26 Classes begin
Sept. 19-21 Family Weekend
Oct. 11-16 Fall Break (begins at 2:50 p.m. on Friday and ends at 8:00 a.m. Wednesday morning)
Nov. 1Early Decision application deadline for first-year students enrolling fall ‘15
Nov. 10Early Action application deadline for first-year students enrolling fall ‘15
Nov. 15* Explore Elon, an open house for prospective students
Jan. 10 Deadline for Fellows program applications and regular deadline for admission


*Invitations for Open House days are emailed four to six weeks in advance. For additional information, please call the admissions office at 800-334-8448.

Visit our website, elon.edu/admissions, to find out more about application deadlines and notification dates.